Tian Chan completed his PhD in Management at INSEAD Business School, Fontainebleau, France (2016). Previously he was leading technology and operations development projects at PSA International. His research interests are new product development, design management, operational innovation, service management, and empirical operations.
Areas of Expertise (5)
INSEAD: PhD, Technology and Operations Management 2016
Stanford University: MS, Management Science and Engineering 2003
University of California, Berkeley: BS, Mechanical Engineering 2002
Media Appearances (1)
When Individuals Are More Innovative Than Teams
Harvard Business Review online
"...However, our research has uncovered a factor that plays a key role in determining whether team outcomes will be superior to those of lone inventors: the structure of the invention — that is, the extent to which the invention can be broken down into separate components or 'modules.'"